Position Overview:

This internship is designed to provide you with practical experience in applying GIS techniques to real-world challenges, while also learning from experienced professionals in the field.


  • Assist the GIS team in collecting, organizing, and managing geospatial data from various sources.
  • Contribute to spatial data analysis, including data cleaning, geoprocessing, and spatial modeling.
  • Create detailed and accurate maps using GIS software, effectively communicating spatial patterns and insights.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand GIS needs and support specific project requirements.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of integral GIS databases.
  • Support the creation of interactive web maps and applications to visualize geospatial information.
  • Participate in field data collection activities if required.
  • Contribute to documentation and training materials related to GIS processes and methodologies.
  • Stay informed about advancements in GIS technology and share insights with the team.
  • Embrace a Growth mindset and actively seek opportunities to expand GIS knowledge and skills.


  • Recently graduated with a degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Science, Geomatics, or a related field.
  • Proficient in writing code and automating tasks.
  • Familiarity with GIS software such as ArcGIS, QGIS, or similar tools.
  • Basic understanding of geospatial data formats (shapefiles, geodatabases, etc.).
  • Proficiency in data manipulation and analysis using Python, Excel or other tools.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Enthusiastic and proactive attitude, with a willingness to learn and collaborate.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.


  • Hands-on experience in a professional GIS environment.
  • Mentorship and guidance from experienced GIS professionals.
  • Opportunity to work on diverse projects.

If you are eager to dive into the world of GIS, learn from experts in the field, and contribute to impactful projects, we encourage you to apply for the GIS Analyst Intern position at Northrift Solutions Limited.

Submission of Application

Interested and qualified persons are requested to submit their CVs and Cover Letter to careers@northriftsolutions.com quoting the Job Title on the Email Subject line.

To be considered, your application must be received not later than Friday, 15th September, 2023 at 5.00pm East African Time.

Only shortlisted and successful candidates shall be contacted. Shortlisted candidates shall be required to provide original National Identity Card, Academic and Professional Certificates during the interview.